Top Tips for protecting your personal accounts – Facebook – Instagram – Snapchat and More

We spend a lot of time talking to businesses about protecting business systems,data and users. It is just as important to protect your personal accounts, systems and identity. Please find a quick summary on how to secure some of the more popular applications.  (We used the vendors help guides as the source of this information)[…]

Hackers are evolving faster than technology

Please take a few minutes to read this important information. It could save you time, money, and face.  The alarming regularity and reach of fraudulent damage are on the rise – so let us make it harder for hackers to compromise your data and reputation!  In a recent incident, that may have taken hackers several months in[…]

Top tips to help you stay safe and ensure you don’t fall victim to fraud this Christmas

  December is a time for more online spending and with that comes the heightened possibility of Scams. We’d like to bring your attention to these tips to help you stay safe in the seasonal period.  Highlight correct procedures: Ensure everyone knows and follows the correct procedures while key members of staff are on leave. The remaining colleagues must be alerted to the heightened possibility of scams and the importance that[…]

Critical Notice – Increased number of stolen credentials -Why Multi-Factor Authorisation is Required

Unfortunately, the number of stolen credentials continue to increase and with the closure of businesses at the end of the year, this is expected to rise again. We recently received several alerts indicating that our customers have had their passwords comprised. Although we’ve dealt with these issues individually, we can’t stress highly enough the need[…]

Microsoft 365 Passwordless

Go Passwordless with Microsoft 365

GO PASSWORDLESS TO REDUCE RISK AND IMPROVE ACCOUNT SECURITY Microsoft announced the public preview of FIDO2 security keys support in Azure AD this July. Now, with FIDO2 technologies, users can be provided with seamless, secure, and passwordless access to all Azure AD-connected apps and services. Additionally, administrators can assign passwordless credentials to users and groups[…]

Why employees need security awareness training

Great, you’ve invested in the first line of defence to reduce your business of cyber attack and security breaches. You have all the technical components in place: Intrusion detection systems Multi-factor authentication systems Firewalls Encryption Up-to-date security patches What about the non-technical components? What will stop your employee from opening a link to unleash a[…]